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Henn, T. R. (Thomas Rice) 1901-1974

Overview
Works: 98 works in 397 publications in 2 languages and 8,133 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Biography  History  Legends 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR5532, 809.93522
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Most widely held works by T. R Henn
The lonely tower; studies in the poetry of W.B. Yeats by T. R Henn ( Book )
70 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1965, this reissue of the second edition of T.R. Henn's seminal study offers an impressive breadth and depth of meditations on the poetry of W.B. Yeats. His life and influences are discussed at length, from the impact of the Irish Rebellion upon his youth, to his training as a painter, to the influence of folklore, occultism and Indian philosophy on his work. Henn seeks out the many elements of Yeats' famously complex personality, as well as analysing the dominant symbols of his work, and their ramifications
The Bible as literature by T. R Henn ( Book )
9 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of essays which present a critical study of the epic, narrative, lyric and dramatic qualities of the Bible
The harvest of tragedy by T. R Henn ( Book )
41 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upon initial publication in 1956, this book was an attempt to re-state certain problems concerning the aesthetics and ethics of the tragic form; to examine these in relation to contemporary work in psychology and anthropology; to enquire into the significance of 'the fact or experience called tragedy' in the modern world; and to suggest a synthesis in terms of the Christian tradition. This is a reissue of the corrected second edition of the work, first published in 1966
The living image: Shakespearean essays by T. R Henn ( Book )
19 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1972. The imagery of field sports - of hawking, hunting, shooting and fishing - and the associated imagery of warfare are a striking feature in Shakespeare's plays. The Living Image examines the nature of this imagery, considering it first in the light of the practices and techniques of Elizabethan field sports and weaponry and then its broader metaphoric significance in relation to the themes of the plays. The contemporary associations of the imagery - the inferences of female sexuality and waywardness from hawking imagery, for example, and the id
Last essays, mainly on Anglo-Irish literature by T. R Henn ( Book )
9 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The apple and the spectroscope; lectures on poetry designed by T. R Henn ( Book )
26 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1951, this book is based on a course of lectures on poetry and prose given at Cambridge University during the long vacations of 1946-1950. A request for lectures of this kind came originally from a group of science students and the response was such that a course of this nature ran yearly. The purpose was to provide students from disciplines other than the humanities with the opportunity to feed their interest in English poetry and literature
Kipling by T. R Henn ( Book )
18 editions published between 1967 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Longinus and English criticism by T. R Henn ( Book )
14 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science in writing; a selection of passages from the writings of scientific authors by T. R Henn ( Book )
9 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and French and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W.B. Yeats and the poetry of war by T. R Henn ( Book )
7 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete plays by J. M Synge ( Book )
18 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume includes the complete texts of all the plays by J.M. Synge. Produced at the Abbey Theater which Synge founded. Represents one of the major dramatic achievements of the 20th century. From the Paperback edition
The Coole Edition by Gregory ( Book )
15 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shooting a bat, and other poems by T. R Henn ( Book )
4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The plays and poems of J.M. Synge by J. M Synge ( Book )
12 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Passages for divine reading by T. R Henn ( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The playboy of the western world a comedy in three acts by J. M Synge ( Book )
16 editions published between 1960 and 1989 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a wayside pub near a village in County Mayo in western Ireland, Christopher Mahon becomes a local hero when he announces to the patrons that he's killed his father. This play premiered in 1907 and it immediately provoked controversy, eventually resulting in the infamous "Playboy Riots."
The Lonely tower : studies in the poetry of W. B. Yeats, by T. R. Henn by W. B Yeats ( Book )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A book of saints and wonders put down here by Lady Gregory according to the old writings and the memory of the people of Ireland by Gregory ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By 1907, Lady Gregory was delving deep into the wellsprings of her Irish heritage. She collected the religious and folk stories of her people and retold them in this book for modern readers. This volume includes "Brigit, the Mary of the Gael," "Columcille, the Friend of the Angels of God," "Blessed Patrick of the Bells," "The Voyage of Brendan," and others
The accent of Yeats' Last poems by T. R Henn ( )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Practical fly-tying by T. R Henn ( Book )
4 editions published between 1950 and 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Henn, T. R.
Henn, T. R. 1901-1974
Henn, Thomas R.
Henn, Thomas R. 1901-1974
Henn, Thomas Rice.
Henn, Thomas Rice 1901-1974
Henn, Tom R.
Rice Henn, Thomas 1901-1974
Languages
English (291)
French (1)
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